Texts

Cambrensis eversus

Lynch (John)
  • Latin, Neo-Latin
  • prose
  • Modern sources on Ireland
Author
John LynchLynch (John)
(c. 1599–1677)
Lucius (Gratianus)
Irish priest and scholar; author of Cambrensis eversus (1662), under the Latin pseudonym Gratianus Lucius.
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under the pseudonym Gratianus Lucius
Language
  • Latin Neo-Latin
Date
first published in 1662
Form
prose (primary)

Classification

Modern sources on Ireland

Sources

Primary sources Text editions and/or modern translations – in whole or in part – along with publications containing additions and corrections, if known. Diplomatic editions, facsimiles and digital image reproductions of the manuscripts are not always listed here but may be found in entries for the relevant manuscripts. For historical purposes, early editions, transcriptions and translations are not excluded, even if their reliability does not meet modern standards.

Original publication
[printed book] Lynch, John [Gratianus, Lucius], Cambrensis eversus, seu potius historica fides in rebus hibernicis Giraldo Cambrensi abrogata, (Saint Malo), 1662.
Editions
[ed.] Lynch, John, and Matthew Kelly [ed. and tr.], Cambrensis eversus, seu potius Historica fides in rebus Hibernicis Giraldo Cambrensi abrogata, vol. 1, Dublin: for the Celtic Society, 1848.
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[ed.] Lynch, John, and Matthew Kelly [ed. and tr.], Cambrensis eversus, seu potius historica fides in rebus Hibernicis Giraldo Cambrensi abrogata, vol. 2, Dublin: for the Celtic Society, 1850.
Internet Archive: <link>, <link>
[ed.] Lynch, John, and Matthew Kelly [ed. and tr.], Cambrensis eversus, seu potius Historica fides in rebus Hibernicis Giraldo Cambrensi abrogata, vol. 3, Dublin: for the Celtic Society, 1851–1852.
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Secondary sources (select)

Breatnach, Liam, A companion to the Corpus iuris Hibernici, Early Irish Law Series 5, Dublin: DIAS, 2005.  
comments: A companion to Binchy (D. A.) 1978a. Review article: McLeod, N., “A true companion to the Corpus iuris Hibernici”, Peritia 19 (2005).
161–162
Cunningham, Bernadette, “Representations of king, parliament and the Irish people in Geoffrey Keating’s Foras feasa ar Éirinn and John Lynch’s Cambrensis eversus (1662)”, in: Ohlmeyer, Jane H. [ed.], Political thought in seventeenth-century Ireland: kingdom or colony, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2000. 131–154.
Leerssen, Joep, Mere Irish and Fíor-Ghael: studies in the idea of Irish nationality, its development and literary expression prior to the nineteenth century, Amsterdam: Benjamins, 1986.
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